Twenty Southern California dairies want to relocate to Kern County, where the land is cheaper. That would nearly double the cow population in that county. This week, Kern County residents will have a chance to voice their concerns about those new dairies. Reporter: Sasha Khokha
Michael Jaime-Becerra is a 32-year-old writer who lives in El Monte. His debut collection of stories, "Every Night Is Ladies' Night," illuminates the lives of working class Chicanos living in Southern California. Host Kathryn Baron speaks with Jaime-Becerra about his work. Guest: Michael Jaime-Becerra, writer.
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End Music: "Maybe a True Love" by Victor Krummenacher, from "Bittersweet" (Magnetic Records MAG 0015)